ACCESS, Jackson County's Community Action Agency, was awarded over $3.3 million for COVID-19 Rental Relief Assistance and $770,867 for Energy Assistance. The funding for Rental Relief and Energy Assistance is for anyone at or below 80 percent of the area median income residing in Jackson County. Information regarding these programs and how to apply can be found here
Please contact ACCESS to apply for these programs if you are in need of rental support or need help paying for your utility bills. You can reach them at (541) 414-0308 for Rental Support, (541) 779-9020 for Energy Assistance, or at www.accesshelps.org
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for the COVID-19 pandemic.